5. Cut Carbs Cutting carbs is a common strategy to quickly drop excess water. Carbs are stored in the muscles and liver as glycogen, but glycogen also pulls water inside along with it. For every gram of glycogen you store, 3–4 grams (0.11–0.14 oz) of water may be stored with it. This […]
The human body contains around 60% water, which plays a key role in all aspects of life. However, excess water retention (edema) is a common side effect of chronic inflammation. Also known as fluid retention, edema can be caused by food intolerance, poor diet, toxin exposure and diseases like kidney failure.